In this episode, Sherry chats with Jeff Newton.  Jeff shares his father’s story of his incredible transition from being in such a dark place post-divorce that he was near suicide to finding his faith and building a happy, healthy, spiritual life for himself in his second marriage. Jeff  talks about how this had an impact in own life and the lives of his children. Be sure you listen for the surprising twist in his story! Be prepared to be amazed and inspired. Grab your box of tissues and start listening.

Jeff lives in Indian Trail North Carolina, just outside of Charlotte and is a native Charlottean. He has been married to his wife, Shelley Newton, for 36 years and they have three children – Haley 33, Brandon 31, Emily 26. Emily has special needs and Shelley is her primary caregiver.

Jeff is a custom home builder – Owner of Newton Custom Homes & Realty Newton Custom Homes & Realty is the builder of the Charlotte area St. Jude Dream Home since 2015 and is currently finishing their 7th home for St. Jude. Dream Home is a fundraiser for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital and their homes have raised over $10 million in 7 years.

Jeff enjoys sports, particularly football and golf, and he loves spending time with his kids and grandkids.